Friday’s severe weather in the New Castle County area caused outages for about 13,000 customers. We have assessed heavy tree damage and flooding. Crews are back working around the clock to restore service for our customers. View the damage we're assessing here: https://youtu.be/4MBuu50y92I
For Immediate Release
NEWARK, Del. (Oct. 7, 2016) - Delmarva Power today announced a Request for Proposals
(RFP) to eligible vendors regarding the company's annual wholesale electric
power supply procurement. The RFP will
allow the company to meet its Standard Offer Service (SOS) obligation in the
state of Delaware.
SOS is the
market-based, fixed-price of electricity that Delmarva Power buys on behalf of
its customers who do not purchase their electricity from competing retail
suppliers and who do not choose the option of hourly-priced service.
Delmarva Power is
requesting proposals to supply approximately 410 megawatts (MW) of electricity.
Peak load contributions by customer class include approximately:
A pre-bid conference webinar for prospective bidders
will be held on Oct. 12, 2016. The conference will review the bid schedule, the
RFP process improvements, the Delmarva Power bid plan for its Delaware
customers as well as
answer questions about the power supply contract.
details regarding the RFP or the pre-bid conference webinar can be found online